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Last $25.76 USD
Change Today -0.13 / -0.50%
Volume 112.7K
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swift transportation co (SWFT) Snapshot

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$25.89
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$25.50
Day High
$25.99
Day Low
$25.62
52 Week High
12/5/14 - $29.44
52 Week Low
09/25/14 - $18.53
Market Cap
3.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.8M
EPS TTM
$1.26
Shares Outstanding
91.5M
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Swift Transportation Company operates as a multi-faceted transportation services company in North America. The company operates through four segments: Truckload, Dedicated, Central Refrigerated, and Intermodal. The Truckload segment provides services through one-way movements over irregular routes utilizing company’s and owner-operator tractors with dry van, flatbed, and specialized trailing equipment. The Dedicated segment offers tailored solutions under long-term contracts utilizing refrigerated, dry van, flatbed, and other specialized trailing equipment. The Central Refrigerated segment primarily offers shipments for customers who require temperature-controlled trailers. This segment’s shipments include one-way movements over irregular routes, as well as dedicated truck operations. The Intermodal segment moves freight over the rail in containers and other trailing equipment; and provides drayage services to transport loads between the railheads and customer locations. The company also offers freight brokerage and logistics management services, as well as support services to its customers and owner-operators, including repair and maintenance shop services, and equipment leasing. As of December 31, 2014, it operated a fleet of 18,836 tractors comprising 13,882 company tractors and 4,954 owner-operator tractors; 61,652 trailers; and 9,150 intermodal containers from 40 terminals near key freight centers and traffic lanes. Swift Transportation Company serves various customers primarily in the retail, food and beverage, consumer products, paper products, transportation and logistics, housing and building, automotive, and manufacturing industries. The company was formerly known as Swift Holdings Corp. Swift Transportation Company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

21,100 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/20/15
Founded in 1966

swift transportation co (SWFT) Top Compensated Officers

Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $614.5K
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $537.9K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $349.6K
Executive Vice President of Fleet Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $262.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

swift transportation co (SWFT) Key Developments

Swift Transportation Company Announces Resignation of James Fry as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

James Fry, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Swift Transportation Company notified the company of his intention to resign from the company to pursue another opportunity. Mr. Fry will separate from the company on or before April 3, 2015.

Swift Transportation Seeks Acquisitions

Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) will consider acquisitions. Richard Stocking, President and Chief Operating Officer of Swift Transportation said, "Well, there will likely be several M&A opportunities in our industry in 2015. We believe we have significant opportunity to grow organically, without having to pay a premium for an acquisition, and then losing one of the drivers."

Swift Transportation Company Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Swift Transportation Company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company’s operating revenue was $1,139,500,000 against $1,075,389,000 a year ago. Operating income was $132,467,000 against $102,555,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $91,206,000 against $78,474,000 a year ago. Net income was $58,491,000 or $0.41 basic and diluted per share against $45,298,000 or $0.32 basic and diluted per share a year ago. Adjusted income before income taxes was $0.85 per share against $0.58 per share a year ago. Adjusted earnings were $0.55 per share against $0.36 per share a year ago. Adjusted operating income was $136,379,000 against $106,467,000 a year ago. EBITDA was $167,004,000 against $163,056,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $195,660,000 against $164,818,000 a year ago. Net Debt declined $6.1 million to $1,391 million during the quarter as the company reduced net leverage ratio to 2.24 as of December 31, 2014. For the year, the company’s operating revenue was $4,298,724,000 against $4,118,195,000 a year ago. Operating income was $370,070,000 against $356,959,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $250,626,000 against $256,404,000 a year ago. Net income was $161,152,000 or $1.12 basic and diluted per share against $155,422,000 or $1.09 basic and diluted per share a year ago. Adjusted income before income taxes was $2.15 per share against $2.00 per share a year ago. Adjusted earnings were $1.38 per share against $1.23 per share a year ago. Adjusted operating income was $388,026,000 against $373,494,000 a year ago. EBITDA was $572,212,000 against $600,138,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $619,825,000 against $615,236,000 a year ago. The company generated $395.8 million of cash flows from operating activities compared with $473.5 million during the same period of 2013. capital expenditures were $306.0 million, partially offset by proceeds from the sale of property and equipment of $133.0 million. The company provided earnings guidance for the year 2015. This is expected to increase net cash capital expenditures in 2015 to a range of $300-$350 million depending on the growth to achieve. The company expects range of $1.64-$1.74 for adjusted EPS in 2015. In addition, with EBITDA growth expected, leverage ratio to continue to decline in 2015 to end the year closer to 2.0.

 

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